Nature Passports Have Arrived!

Pick up your free nature passport and enjoy 25 micro-adventures across the Capital Region! Pull on your boots and explore...

Celebrate 25 Years of Conservation!

Join us for a year of celebration and conservation in 2017! We have a schedule of talks, hikes, events, workshops, trail work days, and more...

Visit a Preserve

Most of our 17 preserves are open to the public with trails available for use. Don't forget to share your stories and photos with us!

Protect Your Land

MHLC works with land owners to find the best way to protect their land. Seen here: A picturesque view of the Catskills protected by a Conservation Easement in 2016.

Almost 5,000 Acres

Since its beginning in 1992, the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy has protected almost 5,000 acres of land in Albany, Schenectady and Montgomery Counties. Photo by

Free Nature Passports

From finding hidden habitat gems to trying out new trails, the passport encourages visitors and residents to pull on their boots, get out the door, and get some dirt under their nails.

Hikes and Events

Sign up today for a hike or nature class with MHLC!

May 20: Preserve Opening

Register today for the free grand opening of Strawberry Fields Nature Preserve in Montgomery County on May 20th! Photo by Robert Stone.

25 Years of Conservation

Join us for a year of celebration and conservation in 2017!

New MHLC Video

Learn about the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy's work to preserve the natural lands of New York's Capital Region.

Annual Dinner Photos

MHLC’s Annual Dinner on Saturday, January 28th was a sold-out celebration of conservation in honor of MHLC's silver anniversary. See photos here!